Monday, September 21, 2015



Minister for Public Works and Housing and Presidium Member of Bangladesh Awami League Engineer Mosharraf Hossain MP gave testimony

Robot football tournament at CUET today

A foot ball tournament of robot will be held at Chittagong University of Engineering and Techno-logy (CUET) on Friday.

Six die in Chittagong road accidents

least six persons were killed in separate road accidents in Chittagong on Thursday. Four passengers of a human hauler

ICCB wants extensive rise in investments

International Chamber of Commerce, Bangladesh (ICCB) said, Bangladesh requires a substantial increase in annual investments to 34.4 percent of

‘BD sees fantastic growth amid global slowdown’

Former governor of Bangladesh Bank (BB) Prof Dr Atiur Rahman said, "Bangladesh and India, two key countries of South

Tofail asks BFTI: raise support to traders

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Thursday suggested the Bangladesh Foreign Trade Institute (BFTI) should enhance their assistance to businesses

Mobile remittance declined in April

Remittance through mobile financial services has declined by 2.72% to Tk 7.50 crore in April from March.According to the

Stocks witness fall after three days

Country's stock markets witnessed flat on Thursday when daily transactions declined on lower demand.The day's trade value at DSE

Robi merger renders Tk 1.7 billion loss

Mobile phone operator Robi claims it was forced to incur a loss of Taka 1.7 billion at the end

BRAC Bank records 104pc profit growth

BRAC Bank Limited has recorded a strong 104 per cent after tax profit growth in its first quarter of

Amu for expanding SME industries

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Wednesday underscored the need for expanding the labor-intensive small and medium industries instead

Tofail hints 12pc VAT rate in next fiscal year

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed hinted Tuesday at fixation of VAT rate lower at 12 per cent, but said the

Stocks up

Stocks maintained upward trend on Wednesday as the major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges were found

Janata Bank holds 10th AGM

Janata Bank Limited held its 10th annual general meeting in the board room of the bank in the city

Bangladesh eyes $5b trade with UAE

Bangladesh wants to increase bilateral trade with the UAE from the existing $1 billion to $5 billion in the

Uber celebrates 180 days in Dhaka

Uber, the world's largest on-demand ride-sharing company, yesterday celebrated 180 days of service in Dhaka city.Dhaka has emerged as

Nokia phones to be available in June

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, announced that its first Nokia smartphone will be available to buy

US revives two infra projects in Asia to counter China's One Belt One Road

The US has revived two major infrastructure projects in South and Southeast Asia in which

Tofail rules out the scope of price hike during Ramadan

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed yesterday again ruled out any scope of price hike or artificial crisis of commodities during

Bangladesh to impose carbon tax on fuel in next month

Bangladesh is set to impose its own carbon tax on fuel next month - despite the hugely climate-vulnerable country

Stocks maintain revamp

Country's stocks maintained upward trend for second day on Tuesday as the major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong

Menon hopes increase flight to UAE for flourishing tourism

For flourishing tourism, Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Kahn Menon yesterday laid emphasis on increasing flight frequencies between

NRB Global Bank appoints new DMD

Mohammad Shamsul Islam has joined NRB Global Bank Limited as Deputy Managing Director recently. Prior to, he was the

Nepali journalists visit Walton factory

The products of the Bangladeshi brand Walton have huge opportunities in the Nepali market with affordable prices. A team

Chevron threatens to fire Bangladesh staff

Ahsanul Alam loses Islami Bank vice-chairman post

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